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There is something for everyone at the Berkshire Botanical Garden.  Below is a list of our scheduled events classes, and exhibits.  For details on any individual listing, just click on the event for more information.  If you still have questions, feel free to call the garden at 413.298.3926.  See you at the Garden!

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Landscape Painting with John MacDonald – Oils or Acrylics 2:00 pm
Landscape Painting with John MacDonald – Oils or Acrylics @ Berkshire Botanical Garden
Aug 1 @ 2:00 pm – 8:00 pm
This two-day intensive painting workshop will focus on using the essentials of painting – composition, value, color and edges – to create strong landscapes. We’ll look at different approaches and painting styles with the goal[...]
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Landscape Painting with John MacDonald – Oils or Acrylics 2:00 pm
Landscape Painting with John MacDonald – Oils or Acrylics @ Berkshire Botanical Garden
Aug 2 @ 2:00 pm – 8:00 pm
This two-day intensive painting workshop will focus on using the essentials of painting – composition, value, color and edges – to create strong landscapes. We’ll look at different approaches and painting styles with the goal[...]
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The Garden in Watercolors Session II: En Plein Air Watercolor Painting in the Summer Garden 2:00 pm
The Garden in Watercolors Session II: En Plein Air Watercolor Painting in the Summer Garden @ Berkshire Botanical Garden
Aug 5 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
This is a series of four class sessions held on consecutive Mondays, August 5, 12, 19 and 26. You can register for the whole series or, alternatively, sign up for any number of individual classes[...]
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Private Edens: Beautiful Country Gardens 8:00 pm
Private Edens: Beautiful Country Gardens @ Berkshire Botanical Garden
Aug 7 @ 8:00 pm
[Please call the Garden at 413-298-3926 to register for this class.] Private country paradises marry the artistry of man with the beauty of nature. Join garden designer Jack Staub on a visual garden tour through[...]
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Family Fridays – Birds of Prey – Tom Ricardi, Wildlife Rehabillitator 2:30 pm
Family Fridays – Birds of Prey – Tom Ricardi, Wildlife Rehabillitator @ Berkshire Botanical Garden
Aug 9 @ 2:30 pm
Our popular Family Fridays are back! Meet the feathered, hairy and scaly creatures that live near and far.  Family Friday programs are for children and adults, open to all, and free with paid admission to[...]
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The Garden in Watercolors Session II: En Plein Air Watercolor Painting in the Summer Garden 2:00 pm
The Garden in Watercolors Session II: En Plein Air Watercolor Painting in the Summer Garden @ Berkshire Botanical Garden
Aug 12 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
This is one in a series of four class sessions held on consecutive Mondays, August 5, 12, 19 and 26. You can register for the whole series or, alternatively, sign up for this class or[...]
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Botanical Illustration: Drawing Fruits and Flowers with Colored Pencil 2:00 pm
Botanical Illustration: Drawing Fruits and Flowers with Colored Pencil @ Berkshire Botanical Garden
Aug 14 @ 2:00 pm – 8:00 pm
[LIMITED SPACE AVAILABLE – PLEASE CALL THE GARDEN AT 413-298-3926 TO REGISTER] This intensive workshop will focus on colored-pencil techniques for botanical illustration. Learn ways to create textured backgrounds and colors smooth as glass or[...]
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Standing Stones in the Garden: Stone-Carving Workshop 2:00 pm
Standing Stones in the Garden: Stone-Carving Workshop @ Berkshire Botanical Garden
Aug 15 @ 2:00 pm – 9:00 pm
[PLEASE NOTE: THIS CLASS HAS BEEN CANCELLED] Students will learn the ancient art of hand-carving symbols and words into stone. This all-day workshop will provide hands-on experience in the fine craft of stone carving with[...]
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Family Fridays – Meet Atka, Ambassador Wolf 2:30 pm
Family Fridays – Meet Atka, Ambassador Wolf @ Berkshire Botanical Garden
Aug 16 @ 2:30 pm
Our popular Family Fridays are back! Meet the feathered, hairy and scaly creatures that live near and far.  Family Friday programs are for children and adults, open to all, and free with paid admission to[...]
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The Garden in Watercolors Session II: En Plein Air Watercolor Painting in the Summer Garden 2:00 pm
The Garden in Watercolors Session II: En Plein Air Watercolor Painting in the Summer Garden @ Berkshire Botanical Garden
Aug 19 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
This is one in a series of four class sessions held on consecutive Mondays, August 5, 12, 19 and 26. You can register for the whole series or, alternatively, sign up for this class or[...]
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Botanical Painting With Watercolor – Master Class with Carol Woodin – August 22nd and 23rd 2:00 pm
Botanical Painting With Watercolor – Master Class with Carol Woodin – August 22nd and 23rd @ Berkshire Botanical Garden
Aug 22 @ 2:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Gain confidence and comfort in this class devoted to techniques of botanical painting in watercolor. Using anemones as subjects, students will learn to capture the vitality and drama of these flowers. After creating a base[...]
Seed-Saving In Your New England Garden 2:30 pm
Seed-Saving In Your New England Garden @ Berkshire Botanical Garden
Aug 22 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
This event is Free to garden members and free with garden admission. Join expert seed saver Randel Agrella from Baker Creek Seeds and New England’s premier heirloom seed company, Comstock Ferre Seed Company for a[...]
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Family Fridays – Snakes and Frogs 2:30 pm
Family Fridays – Snakes and Frogs @ Berkshire Botanical Garden
Aug 23 @ 2:30 pm
Our popular Family Fridays are back! Meet the feathered, hairy and scaly creatures that live near and far.  Family Friday programs are for children and adults, open to all, and free with paid admission to[...]
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The Garden in Watercolors Session II: En Plein Air Watercolor Painting in the Summer Garden 2:00 pm
The Garden in Watercolors Session II: En Plein Air Watercolor Painting in the Summer Garden @ Berkshire Botanical Garden
Aug 26 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
This is one in a series of four class sessions held on consecutive Mondays, August 5, 12, 19 and 26. You can register for the whole series or, alternatively, sign up for this class or[...]
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